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United States of America 1834 – England 1903

  • France 1855-60, England 1860-92, France 1892-95, England from 1895

Girl with bowl 1895 Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic transfer lithograph Support: medium-weight, cream, antique laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: partial watermark verso l.r edge, lower half of figure standing on sphere ( fortune figure with Van Gelden Zonen lifetime countermark) see notes.
Edition State: only state
Edition: edition of 12 plus 600 machine printed published impressions.
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1895

Edition Notes: This impression is stamped with the rectangular estate stamp of Rosalind Birnie Philip indicating that it was printed during Whistler's lifetime. Printed by WAY Thomas senior ( England 1837-1915) and WAY Thomas Robert ( England 1861-1913) The published edition was machine printed by Lemercier for publication in " l' Ymagier 2, no 5.( 10th October 1895) Printed in black ink from one stone.
Primary Insc: signed on stone to appear c.r [ Whistler's butterfly monogram]
Tertiary Insc: inscribed l.l, in pencil " W 82". verso: rectangular estate stamp l.l, in red ink with initials " RBP"; l.r, in pencil " 1980.3994".
Dimensions: comp 13.6 h x 6.8 w cm sheet 28.4 h x 22.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Chicago (1998), 118
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3994